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Nikkei and Datarade Partnership: Alternative Data from Japan’s Largest Economic Media Outlet Now Available on Datarade

Nikkei and Datarade Partnership: Alternative Data from Japan’s Largest Economic Media Outlet Now Available on Datarade

Tokyo, Japan / Berlin, Germany. Nov. 25, 2020 - Leading Japanese market intelligence provider Nikkei Market Data has joined Datarade, the fastest-growing global e-commerce platform for commercial datasets. Datarade’s tens of thousands of data buyers from every industry can now effortlessly discover, compare, and get access to Nikkei’s data products.

Amongst market professionals, Nikkei NEEDS is considered  the most accurate, timely, and reliable database - a one stop-shop for the Japanese market. Data categories include corporate fundamentals, equities and fixed income, index calculation, macro-economic, alternative data, and news articles published in Nikkei newspapers. Nikkei has the longest historical coverage for most databases, including 35 years of POS data. Data is collected from exchanges, companies, government agencies, and Nikkei proprietary data.   

“We are fascinated that the Datarade platform allows detailed registration of information such as the features and appeal points of the datasets we provide. We believe that our partnership with Datarade is an excellent opportunity to reach out to potential customers globally and provide a broad and accurate view of our datasets' characteristics.” - Takashi Yamada, Vice President of Market Data/Alternative Data, Nikkei America. 

Nikkei’s corporate fundamentals data and equities and fixed income data have a reputation for better granularity, accuracy, and coverage in comparison  to other sources. Financial institutions have long used Nikkei’s data as a vital information source for the Japanese market. Institutional investors use Nikkei’s POS data and news articles as input data for AI models that predict corporate performance faster than official announcements and lead to stock investment.

“Nikkei is the largest and best-established media authority for the Japanese economy and financial market. It’s through Nikkei Market Data’s collaboration with Datarade that our users can access a range of accuracy-assured alternative datasets. We’re looking forward to strengthening this exciting partnership and bringing Nikkei Market Data products to the global data marketplace.”  - Richard Hoffmann, Co-Founder and CCO, Datarade.

Nikkei’s indices constituent data is used as official data for benchmarking by financial institutions around the world. Users include all major asset managements, investment banks, and research institutions. As a media company that advocates "Fair and Impartial" data and reporting, Nikkei maintains a suitable and appropriate relationship with data source providers. When handling personal data, Nikkei strictly operates according to the company's privacy policy.

About Nikkei Market Data

As a media organization, Nikkei Inc.'s corporate philosophy is based on unbiased, comprehensive journalism of quality and reliability from a global viewpoint. The company aims to contribute to the peaceful and democratic development of the Japanese economy, the basis of people's livelihoods, by providing fair and impartial news. Nikkei was founded in 1876, and is based in Tokyo. 


Name: Takashi Yamada, Vice President of Nikkei America, Inc.


Phone: +1 (212) 261-6241

Address: New York, NY, the United States


About Datarade

Datarade is the world’s fastest-growing e-commerce platform for data. With a persistent focus on crafting the ultimate data shopping experience, Datarade has helped thousands of data buyers find the right data for their business, effortlessly. More than 2,000 data providers across 300+ data categories are already listed on Datarade, enabling organizations across industries to connect with trusted providers and access the best datasets and APIs. Datarade was founded in 2018 and is headquartered in Berlin, Germany.


Name: Lucy Kelly


Phone: +49-30-3119-8087

Address: Brunnenstr. 196, 10119 Berlin, Germany


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